Interview with Jim Peyton


  • Identifier: 1981 OH 088
  • Date: 8/5/1976
  • Interviewer: Perry, Jerry Paul
  • Interviewee: Peyton, Jim
  • Description: Jim Peyton speculates about why higher education and university contributions to KET have been relatively low; he cites low budgets and lack of compensation for programming production as two possible reasons. Peyton also comments on the conflict between the ICC and KET, and perceived differences in the educational philosophies of the various groups that are involved with Educational Television Programming, including the education system (including higher education) and state government.
  • Location: Frankfort, KY
  • Duration: 1:02:52
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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  • Funding Source: The digitization of the Kentucky Educational Television Project was funded by Kentucky Oral History Commission funding.


“Interview with Jim Peyton,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed August 8, 2020,